Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration


Rescue for electrocution victims

September 2009 Maintenance, Test & Measurement, Calibration

DEHN’s RST rescue rods are designed for saving electrocution victims from the live working zone in the event of electrical accidents. Where a victim of electrocution has been in contact with a live electrical connection, the rescue rod will safeguard the life of the first-aider and save valuable time responding to the casualty.

The RST insulated rod, with nominal voltages up to 36 kV, is suitable for rescuing persons weighing up to approximately 100 kg in indoor and outdoor installations. The fixed PVC rescue hook is protected against bridging, while the insulating tube is made from glass fibre reinforced polyester.

The rescue rods are offered in 1, 1,5 and 2 m lengths, and a wall mounted storage device is available.

For more information contact Paul van As, Surgetek, +27 (0)11 792 1303, info@surgetek.co.za, www.surgetek.co.za



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